Friendly Red Fox has a version that isn't quite the original, but is a very wearable cowl - worn as one loop or two - with lovely surface texture using front and back post techniques.
She shows how you can wear it three ways:
Image from link given above
Ravelry link: http://www.ravelry.com/patterns/library/katniss-cowl-3
At my knitting group meeting, there is an annual destash market day, where you can pick up some lovely yarn. I acquired some Italian merino Aran/10ply yarn in orange, and it made up beautifully into my version of this pattern. The one change I did was to start with a chainless foundation, so the edge would lie flat.